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Icarus Initiative Data

Any idea when the data from will be posted on the site and when the data might be available for community and educational organizations?

Would be so good to be able to access that to teach about climate, migrations, impacts of urban life, etc.

I understand that the science/research community will get access in 2019, but not sure if that is all being posted through Movebank or if that is being accessed elsewhere.



This is useful information.

Hi Mike, thanks for the

Hi Mike, thanks for the questions! Each data owner chooses whether and with whom to share their data, you can read more about this here. Movebank also manages thousands of existing studies of animal movement data collected using other methods and that go back several decades. See here for tips on how browse the studies that are shared with the public, and read more in this Teaching With Movebank page for some past teaching exercises people have used.